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Castle but no king: Scarborough Alderman Brian Ashton is not happy with the bare bones office furniture (left) supplied by the city. He recently brought a love seat and sofa to his office (right) to provide a better working atmosphere. But the city is adamant it will uphold a 1972 policy calling for standardized office furnishings to match the building's decor. Open in full size

Castle but no king: Scarborough Alderman Brian Ashton is not happy with the bare bones office furniture (left) supplied by the city. He recently brought a love seat and sofa to his office (right) to provide a better working atmosphere. But the city is adamant it will uphold a 1972 policy calling for standardized office furnishings to match the building's decor.

Picture, 1987, English

Castle but no king: Scarborough Alderman Brian Ashton is not happy with the bare bones office furniture (left) supplied by the city. He recently brought a love seat and sofa to his office (right) to provide a better working atmosphere. But the city is adamant it will uphold a 1972 policy calling for standardized office furnishings to match the building's decor.

Picture, 1987, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Ashton; Brian

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0029840f